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21 Jun, 2019

FREE Premium Listing in the LHH Directory

Buy annual membership on Local Horse Help this summer and we’ll boost your business with an additional month’s premium Gold Membership Purchase an annual membership (Premium or Standard) by 30/9/19 to receive 1-month Gold Membership Package free.(usual price £10) Choose which month to take your Gold Package to maximise your exposure. Buy an annual package before 30th […]

28 May, 2019

Being Claudia Howard..

Equine Physiotherapist and BHS Qualified Instructor @ Howards Hooves and Hounds At a year old, I was put on a donkey at Hampstead Heath for a photo and it was there that my obsession with horses began. As soon as I was able, I started helping out at my local riding school and learning to […]

26 Mar, 2019

Spring Laminitis Alert

We’re repeating good advice published by Nantwich Equine Vets last spring. Spring is here and so is the grass!!! Remember the laminitis risks… strip grazing with electric fencing is a great idea…. but take rugs into consideration with this idea ; ) (E.J. Westwood. On behalf of NVG).

13 Feb, 2019

Sponsorship Competition (Closed)

With Gold Member Claudia Howard @HowardsHoovesAndHounds Working with horses is amazing & teaches us more about ourselves than we realise. It can also be tough, heart-breaking & mentally draining. Those that supported me throughout are some of the most important and inspiring people in my life & now I am in a position to do […]

3 Jan, 2019

Get a Flying Start to the Year

What’s the best strategy for getting your new year off to a flying start? Many of us like a list – things to do or milestones to achieve.. Here’s a list to get you thinking about yours: Decide on one thing you absolutely want to achieve. Write it down. Tell people so they can encourage […]

1 Nov, 2018

Top Tips for a Safe Fireworks Season

There is a lot of great advice around to help you manage the firework season safely. Here are our top tips: Stable your horse if possible. Keep the yard securely closed in case any horses get loose. Have constant background noise that the horse is used to running all through the night: music, radio, an […]

23 Oct, 2018

Pumpkin Perfection for Ponies

We’ve found some great ideas to treat your herd this halloween – thanks to lighthoof.com 3 PUMPKIN HORSE TREAT RECIPES THAT YOUR HORSE WILL LOVE With all the tasty pumpkin treats for people at this time of year (#PSL!!!), I find myself asking if there is a way for my horses to enjoy this scrumptious […]